Recap - Beavers Defeat Washington State 52-24
|Recap - Beavers Defeat Washington State 52-24|
Sean Mannion's 493-yard performance through the air was the key in Oregon State's 52-24 win over Washington State on Saturday at Martin Stadium.
Oregon State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 62.5.
Brandin Cooks rushed for 34 yards, while Terron Ward added 27 yards in the win. Brandin Cooks and Richard Mullaney added 137 and 122 receiving yards respectively.
Jeremiah Laufasa rushed for 54 yards for Washington State, while Marcus Mason added 49 yards. Connor Halliday threw for 248 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Vince Mayle and Dom Williams had 55 and 42 yards respectively.
Washington State was outgained by Oregon State 598-383 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 29-22 by the Beavers.
The time of possession battle favored Oregon State as their offense was on the field for 33:58, longer than the 26:02 of their opponents.
Next game, Oregon State takes its act on the road to face California looking for another win. For Washington State, they head on the road to face Oregon.